Treaty of Rome

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Treaty of Rome

A 1957 agreement establishing the European Economic Community. Under the Treaty, the EEC shared a parliament and Court of Justice with the European Coal and Steel Community. These organizations eventually merged and formed the basis for what became the European Union.

Treaty of Rome

an agreement signed in 1958 by the six founding countries of the European Economic Community that established the objectives and principles of the modern EUROPEAN UNION. The Treaty provided for the removal of trade restrictions between member countries, free labour and capital mobility, harmonization of tax policies and assistance to poorer regions.
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There are efforts within the AUPSC to have all African countries withdraw from the Rome Treaty en masse.
In the aftermath of the killing of Palestinian Minister Ziad Abu Ein last week near Jerusalem by Israeli soldiers, President Abbas said the PA would suspend security coordination with Israel and move toward signing international agreements, including the Rome Treaty that allows the Palestinian state to become member of the International Criminal Court (ICC).
Anyone familiar at the time with the provisions of the Rome Treaty would know that the intention was to go further and subsequent treaties have taken us step by step to political union.
Overseas Countries and Territories are associated with the EU from the Rome Treaty in 1958.
But since the Palestinian status was upgraded at the UN to that of an observer non-member state, there is some speculation that they could now become party to the Rome Treaty that governs the court, as had the Holy See, which has the same status at the UN.
The finding about settlements and the fact that they deemed it as an ongoing violation is key because it goes directly to the applicability of the Rome Treaty," Bennis said.
In its 10-year history, or 14 years since the signing of the Rome Treaty, it has affirmed its place as an independent, permanent administrator of global justice.
More than half a century after the signing of the Rome Treaty Estonia correctly feels that a Europe whole and free is the EU's best and cheapest investment in itself and that strong European and Transatlantic political and defence structures are the best guarantees of peace and prosperity of our peoples.
Algeria is not a signatory of the Rome Treaty that established the ICC.
But, as we know, it took less than four years, and amazingly, today 117 of the 193 members of the United Nations have ratified the Rome Treaty.
The past and future of EU law; the classics of EU law revisited on the 50th anniversary of the Rome Treaty.
troops can't be prosecuted by the Special International Crimes Court for committing war crimes because the United States of America is not member in the court and had not signed the Rome Treaty for 1998 related to the formation of the International Court of Crimes.